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Emery A. Johnson Papers 1938-2007
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Title: Emery A. Johnson Papers
Creator: Johnson, Emery A.
Dates: 1938-2007
Extent: 55.2 linear feet (48 boxes)
Abstract:
Emery A. Johnson (1929-2005), American physician, administrator, and health advocate, devoted his career to improving the health needs of the country's Native American and Alaska Native populations. He was the fourth director of the Indian Health Service (I.H.S.), an Assistant Surgeon General of the United States, and a life-long supporter of allowing American Indians to take control of their own health care management.

Call number: MS C 587
Language: Collection materials primarily in English
Location: History of Medicine Division. National Library of Medicine